Meet the Doctors
Mark Saxen, D.D.S., PhD
Dr. Mark Saxen received his undergraduate education at the University of Notre Dame and his DDS degree at Case Western Reserve University. He later completed a two-year residency in Anesthesiology and earned a PhD in Pharmacology from the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Following his residency, Dr. Saxen relocated to Indianapolis, Indiana in 1993, where he established Indiana Office-Based Anesthesia (formerly Anesthesia and Pain Management Services). This practice has provided office-based anesthesia in the dental setting in Indianapolis and surrounding areas for over two decades.
In addition to his practice, Dr. Saxen held longstanding faculty appointments in the Departments of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology at the Indiana University School of Dentistry, He continues to teach part-time as a special consultant in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. He also held the position of Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at the Indiana University School of Medicine in the Departments of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology.
A diplomate of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology since 1996, Dr. Saxen has also remained active in the American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists and the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia. He is a Past President of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology and American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists. As an active lecturer and author, he has spoken nationally on a variety of topics and published several peer-reviewed publications related to the safe delivery of anesthesia in the dental office.
Jay R. Miller,
Jay R. Miller, MD brings a deep and diverse mix of clinical anesthesia experience to Indiana Office-Based Anesthesia. After graduating from Indiana University school of Medicine in 1985, he completed his internship at Clarian Methodist Hospital of Indianapolis, followed by his residency in Anesthesiology at Indiana University Hospital. He subsequently served as a staff anesthesiologist for several years at LaGrange Surgery Center and Goshen Ambulatory Care Center, where he provided anesthesia for a wide variety of surgeries and procedures on children and adults. Dr. Miller has also served as the Medical Director of the Hancock County Center for Pain Management, where he managed patients with acute pain, chronic pain, cancer pain and other pain-related disorders. He is a longstanding diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and a member of several professional societies on both local and national levels, including the American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Medical Association, Indiana State Medical Association, the International Anesthesia Research Society and the Indiana Society of Anesthesia.
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